125 episodes

Actor, journalist, and host Juan Ayala explores each week's guests' current projects, takes a mini deep-dive into their careers and the lessons they've learned along the way as well as the obstacles they've overcome in the process. New episodes are made available every Monday across podcast platforms and free to watch on our YouTube channel.

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Actor, journalist, and host Juan Ayala explores each week's guests' current projects, takes a mini deep-dive into their careers and the lessons they've learned along the way as well as the obstacles they've overcome in the process. New episodes are made available every Monday across podcast platforms and free to watch on our YouTube channel.

    123. Grace Caroline Currey (FALL, Shazam: Fury of the Gods)

    123. Grace Caroline Currey (FALL, Shazam: Fury of the Gods)

    Grace Caroline-Currey joins us on the show this week to talk about her newest film, FALL, where she plays Becky, an expert rock climber recovering from a tragic loss, and her best friend Hunter (played by Virginia Gardner) who after a climb gone wrong, are stranded atop a 2000-foot tall abandoned radio tower with no way down and must put their skills to the test in order to survive.



    Grace talks with us about her audition for the film and how she prepared for the role with her co-star Virginia, as well as how director Scott Mann (Heist) modeled her character after one of his favorite action movie heroines Sarah Connor from The Terminator.



    FALL is in theatres everywhere August 12th



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    • 9 min
    122. Jaren Lewison (Netflix's 'Never Have I Ever')

    122. Jaren Lewison (Netflix's 'Never Have I Ever')

    This week we are joined by one of the stars of the hit Netflix series “Never Have I Ever” Jaren Lewison! Jaren talks with us about the upcoming third season of the teen comedy, as well as the fourth and final season which just wrapped production, as well as some of the biggest lessons learned while working on the show.



    Jaren also talks about the importance of having a support group of people, actors or otherwise, to help you stay motivated while also keeping you grounded, as well as his experiences dealing with stress and pressure as an actor.



    Season 3 of 'Never Have I Ever' premieres August 12 on Netflix!



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    • 22 min
    121. Eli Golden (Netflix's 13: The Musical)

    121. Eli Golden (Netflix's 13: The Musical)

    This week we are joined by a rising actor Eli Golden, star of Netflix’s “13: The Musical” based on the hit Broadway musical by Jason Robert Brown. Eli chats with us about his experience rehearsing and filming the series with legendary music video, TV and film director Tamra Davis, his love of action movies and desire to do a big action movie, and advice he has for young actors everywhere.



    13: The Musical premieres August 12th on Netflix!



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    • 12 min
    120. Justiin Davis (Off-Broadway's "Patience)

    120. Justiin Davis (Off-Broadway's "Patience)

    Stage and screen actor Justiin Davis joins us on the show this week to talk all about his latest role in the new Off-Broadway play “Patience”, where he plays Daniel, a professional Solitaire player who is ready to retire and live a picture-perfect life with his husband-to-be Jordan. He’s just got one final, career-defining match to make his way through.



    Justiin’s television credits include recurring roles on “Boardwalk Empire”, “The Equalizer”, “The Politician”, and most recently Prime Video’s “The Boys”. Justiin talks with us about some of the most eye-opening experiences of the rehearsal process so far, how he is avoiding a “microwaveable career” and instead aspires for a “Sunday roast” type of career, and some of his biggest aspirations as an actor.



    “Patience” officially opens August 3rd in New York City at Second Stage’s Uptown McGinn/Cazale Theatre, through August 28th.



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    🎙 Host Juan Ayala on Instagram: www.instagram.com/juanayalaofficial

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    • 22 min
    119. Matt Cornett (High School Musical: The Musical: The Series)

    119. Matt Cornett (High School Musical: The Musical: The Series)

    ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ star Matt Cornett joins us on the podcast this week to talk all about the show’s third season, now streaming on Disney+!



    Matt talks about the welcome changes he, the cast and crew experienced as they moved production from snowy Salt Lake City to Los Angeles, some of the things on his career bucket list like joining the MCU, and why young actors should learn to not put so much pressure on themselves when pursuing an acting career.



    Season 3 of ‘High School Musical: The Musical: The Series’ is now streaming on Disney+



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    • 21 min
    118. Flula Borg (Apple TV+ film 'LUCK')

    118. Flula Borg (Apple TV+ film 'LUCK')

    The hilarious actor, musician and comedian Flula Borg joins us on the show this week to talk about his role as Jeff the Unicorn in the upcoming animated film from Apple TV and Skydance Animation, "LUCK". Flula shares that he hopes audiences find a fantastical escape from the crazy world around us and why actors "can't sit and wait on people" and should "do stuff!".



    LUCK will be available to stream on Apple TV+ starting August 5th.



    Thanks for tuning in! If you enjoyed the episode, please subscribe to the podcast to never miss an episode!

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    • 8 min

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